A Thai man rides a motorcycle past a check-point at the Thailand-Myanmar border in Mae Sai district. Photo: AFP
09 May 2018
An American man has been arrested in a sting operation for allegedly running a online...
A boat (front) carrying 56 Rohingya refugees from Myanmmar is escorted to Kuala Kedah jetty before being handed to authorities at the Kedah Immigration Department, in Kedah State, Malaysia, 03 April 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE
08 May 2018
Malaysia has arrested more than a dozen members of an alleged people trafficking...
A handout photo made available by the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India shows Chinese President Xi Jinping (L) and Indian prime minister Nanredra Modi (C) visiting the Hubei Museum in Wuhan, Hubei province, China, 27 April 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE/Indian Ministry of External Affairs Handout
03 May 2018
Panellists from neighbouring countries at a regional policy dialogue welcomed the Wuhan...
(File) A Thai Food and Drug Administration (FDA) official prepares bags with methamphetamine pills, as part of the 9,321 kg of illegal drugs to be burned in a high-power oven, during the 47th destruction of confiscated narcotics ceremony at Bang Pa-in Industrial Estate in Ayutthaya province, Thailand, 26 June 2017. Photo: Narong Sangnak/EPA
01 May 2018
Thai authorities seized 3.5 tons of a smuggled compound, which might possibly be used in...
A general view of the city skyline in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo: Fazry Ismail/EPA-EFE
01 May 2018
A Malaysian court Monday handed a Danish man a one-week jail term for breaking a law...
The high-level 15-member delegation of the UN Security Council talk to Rohingya refugees during their visit to Tombru in the Bangladeshi district of Bandarban on April 29, 2018. Photo: AFP
30 April 2018
Hundreds of Rohingya staged a demonstration Sunday as UN Security Council envoys visited...
Elephants take a bath at Winga Baw Elephant Conservation Camp at Bago Region, Myanmar. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA-EFE
25 April 2018
An emerging online market for elephant skin in China is threatening the survival of the...
Asian countries trying to control the media? This picture taken on April 7, 2018 shows Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak singing his party's anthem before launching his coalition's election manifesto ahead of the upcoming polls during a National Front coalition or Barisan Nasional rally, in Kuala Lumpur. Photo: Mohd Rasfan/AFP
21 April 2018
Inflammatory stories masquerading as real news pose a particularly toxic threat in Asian...
Rohingya Muslim refugees walk through Thankhali refugee camp in Bangladesh's Ukhia district on January 24, 2018. Photo: Munir Uz Zaman/AFP
20 April 2018
The first rains of the year have flooded parts of the crowded Rohingya camps in...
Tibetan exiled president Lobsang with the visiting Kachin delegation on Tuesday.
20 April 2018
In an event that may raise a few eyebrows in China, the President of Central Tibetan...
Rohingya refugees rest after collecting bamboo at Kutupalong refugee camp in Bangladesh's Ukhia district on April 5, 2018. Photo: Munir Uz Zaman/AFP
18 April 2018
Bungling, distortion and diplomatic doublespeak have hollowed out the deal to repatriate...
Bangladesh Foreign Minister Abul Hasan Mahmud Ali (centre R) sits next to Myanmar Social Welfare Minister Win Myat Aye (center L) during their meeting in Dhaka on April 12, 2018. Photo: AFP 
14 April 2018
Rohingya refugees will be allowed to return to Myanmar "as soon as possible", a minister...

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